Foods That Start with A

Foods that start with A

Apple, apricot, and avocado are just a few of the many delicious foods that start with A.

In this article, we’ll explore some of the different types of food that begin with A and also provide some recipes so you can try them out for yourself.

So if you’re looking for new food to add to your diet, read on for some ideas.

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Foods that start with A

No matter what type of food you like, there’s sure to be something on this list that you’ll love!

In this article, we will explore some of the most common foods that start with a A and their nutritional benefits.

So, without further ado, let’s check out some of the most popular foods that start with the letter A

Most Common A Foods

Some of the most popular foods that start with A include…

Apples

Apples are one of the most popular fruits in the world, and they come in many different varieties.

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From sweet to tart, there’s an apple out there for everyone.

You can eat them raw, cooked, or baked, and they make a great addition to many different recipes.

Healthy Baked Apples Recipe {LOW CALORIE}
This easy baked apples recipe makes a wonderful dessert. I like to add the baking apples to the oven when I serve dinner, so by the time dinner and the dishes are done, dessert is ready.
You can use any kind of nuts in these whole baked apples, and if you are gluten-free make sure to get gluten-free oatmeal for this recipe for apples.
I like use Granny Smith apples, but any apples will work in this recipe. I do recommend you choose a sweet apple though, so you don't have to add more sugar to sweeten these oven roasted apples.
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Easy Baked Apples Recipe
Low Calorie Slow Cooked Apples
This slow cooker apples recipe is just 59 calories per 1/2 cup, and naturally sweet!
This crockpot cinnamon apples recipe is wonderful hot, or cold. And makes a wonderful dessert, or snack over yogurt.
You can find more Slow Cooker Recipes in my best selling cookbook Lose Weight By Eating Easy Dinners.
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Crockpot Cinnamon Apples Recipe
Apple Cider Martini {JUST 65 CALORIES}
This low calorie apple cider martini is just 65 calories!
Plus, we've been able to make this all natural apple martini drink sugar free too (including the "sugar rim") thanks to our low calorie low sugar tricks and tips.
Enjoy this vodka Fall cocktail any time of the year…
Check out this recipe
Apple Martini Drink

Apricots

Apricots are a type of stone fruit that are related to plums and peaches.

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They’re sweet and slightly tart, with a soft texture. You can eat them raw, or use them in baking.

FREE Printable Seasonal Fruit Chart
This seasonal fruit guide includes Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter seasonal fruits.
You can click "Print Recipe" above and it will print out the entire seasonal fruit chart.
Special Tip: Be sure to see the full color seasonal fruit chart below!
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The Best Season Fruits Guide + Printable Seasonal Fruit Chart
Frozen Fruit Smoothie (ONLY 94 CALORIES)
This easy frozen fruit smoothie recipe is easy to make and low in calories.
I have a best selling cookbook centered around smoothies, so I know a thing or two about how to make a smoothie recipe taste amazing, without being loaded with calories.
TIPS TO MAKING A LOW CALORIE FROZEN FRUIT SMOOTHIE:
1. Use sliced, frozen banana in place of sweetener. It will give the smoothie a boost of sweetness and add creaminess.
2. Berries alone are not that sweet, add in pineapple to sweeten and give a tropical flare.
3. If you want to add greens, try baby spinach. It has practically no flavor.
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frozen fruit smoothie
HEALTHY Fruit Salad Recipe
This simple fruit salad recipe is only 65 calories for 2 cups! The recipe comes with an easy recipe for fruit salad dressing, that adds sweetness, and complexity to this homemade fruit salad recipe.
You can skip the easy fruit salad dressing if you like, and you can even freeze leftovers of this homemade fruit salad and add it to your smoothies throughout the week.
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Simple Fruit Salad Recipe

Avocados

Avocados are a type of fruit that is popular in many different cuisines.

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They’re often used in salads and sandwiches, or as a condiment.

Avocados are high in fat, but it’s the healthy kind of fat that’s good for you.

Mango & Avocado Summer Salad (LOW CALORIE)
This summer salad with fruit is just 276 calories, and takes just 10 minutes to make!
With bright flavors like mango, pomegranate, and blue cheese. Then topped with some healthy fat (avocado) and crunch (pecans)… this really is the best summer salad!
Special Tip: Make this a large meal by doubling the serving size, or by adding some grilled shrimp or shredded chicken to the salad.
Check out this recipe
Healthy Mango Salad Recipe
5 Best Avocado Ice Cream Recipes (PROTEIN PACKED)
This Avocado Ice Cream can be made 5 ways! Plus it's packed with protein thanks to the protein powder.
Best of all, this homemade avocado ice cream recipe is just 131 calories and has only 0.2g sugar!
Special Tip: You can enjoy your avocado ice cream right form the blender for a soft serve consistency or freeze it for an ice cream consistency!
Check out this recipe
Avocado Ice Cream Recipes
10 Low Calorie Avocado Recipes
These 10 Low Calorie Avocado Recipes are all healthy and easy to make.
Take a break form the avocado toast, and get creative with healthy avocado recipes.
We've included vegan, vegetarian and even gluten free recipes below!
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Avocado Nutrition Info

Acorn Squash

Acorn squash is a type of winter squash that is typically harvested in the fall.

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It has a sweet, nutty flavor and can be eaten raw or cooked. Acorn squash is a good source of vitamins A and C, as well as potassium.

LOW CALORIE Roasted Acorn Squash
This easy recipe for acorn squash is savory, delicious and just 91 calories!
We topped this oven roasted acorn squash recipe with garlic and sage, making a yummy vegan and gluten-free side dish that is healthy and easy to make.
Learn how to prepare an acorn squash, how to roast acorn squash and how to make roasted squash recipes low calorie with this wonderful recipe.
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Acorn Squash
Roasted Stuffed Butternut Squash {VEGAN RECIPE}
This vegan stuffed butternut squash recipe is vegan, and makes wonderful vegan holiday recipes!
This recipe for roasted butternut squash is easy enough for weeknight and weekend dinners, as a main dish, or a side dish.
At just 170 calories per serving (1/4 of a stuffed butternut squash) this healthy vegan recipe can be enjoyed without ruining your diet. In fact you can have seconds and thirds it's so healthy!
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Vegan Stuffed Butternut Squash Recipe
Parmesan Spaghetti Squash (78 Calories)
Have you ever cooked a spaghetti squash whole in an Instant Pot? It's amazing, and below you will learn how!
If you've ever had to cut a spaghetti squash in half, you know how difficult it can be…
But with the lemon herbed spaghetti squash recipe below, you can skip the hard part of cutting the squash, and cook the spaghetti squash whole in the Instant Pot!
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Instant Pot Spaghetti Squash with Parmesan

Arctic Char

Arctic char is a type of fish that is similar to salmon.

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It has pinkish-red flesh and a rich, fatty flavor. Arctic char is a good source of protein and omega-3 fatty acids.

Healthy Smoked Salmon Avocado Toast
This smoked salmon avocado toast recipe is packed with protein and healthy fats, and so delicious!
If you're looking to cut carbs, replace the bread with our low calorie chaffle (egg waffle) recipe… we've included it below in the "what to read next" section.
Though this recipe for smoked salmon avocado toast for breakfast is most often enjoyed in the morning. It makes a wonderful light lunch or dinner… And is also fantastic for brunch!
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Healthy Smoked Salmon Avocado Toast Recipe
Teriyaki Salmon Kebabs Recipe
This grilled teriyaki salmon on skewers recipe is just 207 calories and so easy to make.
The teriyaki salmon kebabs recipe comes with a homemade teriyaki sauce, but you can use store bought if you desire.
Try out this yummy grilled salmon recipe as a main course or appetizer. You can even thread some veggies in with the salmon!
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Grilled Teriyaki Salmon on Skewers
Smoked Salmon and Chickpea Sandwich Wrap
This smoked salmon sandwich wrap recipe is just 298 calories!
Try this healthy lunch wrap with chickpeas… you can swap out the salmon for sliced turkey if you're not a salmon fan.
The dill cream cheese spread (included!) goes great with the salmon, but you can swap out the salmon for avocado, chicken, or just remove it and add more chickpeas.
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Healthy Lunch Wrap Recipe

Asparagas

Asparagus is a type of vegetable that is related to the onion.

Foods that start with A

It has a green stalk with small flowers on the top. Asparagus is often used in salads or as a side dish.

It’s a good source of vitamins A, C, and K.

Low Calorie BBQ Asparagus Recipe
This low calorie BBQ asparagus recipe is just 27 calories for a huge serving!
Along with the perfect asparagus on the grill recipe, we've supplied you with 3 of the best seasoning for asparagus blends to choose from… or you can just just salt and pepper, which is also delicious.
Learn how to cook asparagus on grill recipes with this easy to follow recipe card.
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Perfect Asparagus on the Grill BBQ Asparagus Recipe
Oven Roasted Asparagus Recipe {How to Bake Asparagus}
This lemon garlic asparagus recipe comes out perfect every time!
You get to choose how much garlic you want to add, I always add lots, but depending on your personal taste you may want to use just 2 cloves of garlic.
Try this low calorie oven roasted asparagus and learn how to bake asparagus perfect every time!
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Oven Roasted Asparagus Recipe {How to Bake Asparagus}

Arugula

Arugula is a type of leafy green vegetable that has a slightly bitter flavor.

It’s often used in salads or as a pizza topping. Arugula is a good source of vitamins A and C.

Healthy Vegan Salad with Millet
This low calorie vegan millet salad recipe is just 407 calories, and is packed full of protein (15.9g!)
Making a vegan salad hearty and satisfying is all about the grains… and millet is often underused.
Millet is wonderful for balancing hormones, to assist in weight loss and weight maintenance. And it's gluten-free too.
Check out this recipe
Vegan Salad with Millet
LOW CALORIE Meal Prep Salad Jars
These meal prep salad jars are just 293 calories, vegetarian, and have over 15g of protein!
You can easily boost protein even more and add in some feta cheese, or for non vegetarians – some shredded chicken.
Special Tip: The key to a great meal prep salad jar, is keeping the crunch. Which means you want to add the items with the most crunch (bell peppers, cucumbers, radishes, celery) in first. They will marinate in the salad dressing and create a barrier to keep the lettuce crispy.
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Meal Prep Salad Jar Recipes
Vegetarian Salad with Protein
This vegetarian recipe for chickpea salad is the perfect packed lunch salad! Plus, it has 17.8 grams of protein!
You can easily toss this recipe together and take it to work. This vegetarian salad with protein is also a great side dish for any dinner!
Take this easy lunch salad with you for yummy a protein packed lunch salad that costs less than $3!
Check out this recipe
Healthy Recipe for Chickpea Salad

Acai Berry

Acai berry is a type of fruit that is native to Brazil.

It has a deep purple color and a sweet, nutty flavor.

Acai berry is often used in smoothies or as a topping for oatmeal. It’s a good source of antioxidants and fiber.

Frozen Acai Smoothie Recipe (JUST 184 CALORIES)
This healthy acai smoothie recipe is just 184 calories, and comes with 3 protein add-ins and 5 superfood add ins!
Try this acai smoothie recipe for weight loss, weight maintenance, or just to enjoy a sweet treat without added unhealthy fats and calories.
SPECIAL TIP: Turn this into a acai shake recipe by adding creamy vanilla protein powder, it boosts the flavor and turns this into a meal replacement smoothie! One scoop of protein powder will add 10 grams of protein!!
Check out this recipe
Acai Smoothie Recipe for Weight Loss
5 Blueberry and Spinach Smoothies
These 5 blueberry spinach smoothie recipes are healthy and delicious!
Spinach is a very mild green, making it ideal to "hide" in smoothies. The mild flavor is easily overpowered with a big scoop of yummy blueberries.
Try out these 4 smoothies, and 1 smoothie bowl. Starting at just 195 calories (270 calories with the protein powder) they are a low calorie and high nutrition. (Nutrition below is based on first recipe)
Check out this recipe
The 5 Best Spinach Blueberry Smoothie Recipes
Blueberry Banana Smoothies
These blueberry banana smoothies are so easy to make! Do you have a bag of frozen mixed berries? If so use that to help you make this easy banana blueberry smoothie.
This recipe is only 332 calories, it makes a great banana breakfast smoothie!
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Berry Kale Smoothie

Alfalfa Sprouts

Alfalfa sprouts are a type of sprout that is made from the alfalfa plant.

They have a nutty flavor and a crunchy texture.

Alfalfa sprouts are often used in salads or as a topping for sandwiches.

Mango & Avocado Summer Salad (LOW CALORIE)
This summer salad with fruit is just 276 calories, and takes just 10 minutes to make!
With bright flavors like mango, pomegranate, and blue cheese. Then topped with some healthy fat (avocado) and crunch (pecans)… this really is the best summer salad!
Special Tip: Make this a large meal by doubling the serving size, or by adding some grilled shrimp or shredded chicken to the salad.
Check out this recipe
Healthy Mango Salad Recipe
The Best Butternut Squash Soup Recipe {Low Calorie and Vegan}
This butternut squash soup recipe is so easy to make, and extra low in calories!
Along with the recipe for butternut squash soup, are several optional toppings. You can also find a Butternut Squash Bisque recipe and a Pumpkin Butternut Squash Soup in my best selling cookbook Lose Weight By Eating Easy Dinners.
Try out this soup… It's the best butternut squash soup recipe you'll ever make!
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The Best Butternut Squash Soup Recipe
Easy Recipe for Cucumber Salads
This easy recipe for cucumber salads is a quick, no cook side dish you'll want to make all year long!
The radishes give the salad a nice peppery bite, a wonderful crunch, and really take this recipe to the next level.
Comes with a low calorie salad dressing for cucumber salad, shopping list and more.
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Easy Recipe for Cucumber Salads {NO COOK}

Anchovies

Anchovies are a type of small fish that is often used as a flavor enhancer.

They have a salty, umami flavor and are often used in savory dishes.

Anchovies are a good source of protein and omega-3 fatty acids.

The Best Caesar Dressing Recipe
We are not against adding anchovies to Caesar Dressing Recipes, but we wanted to make a vegetarian Caesar Dressing recipe, without the fish. So everyone can enjoy caesar dressings!
This high protein, low calorie caesar recipe has 9.4g or protein per serving… thanks to the Greek Yogurt.
You can enjoy 1/8 cup of this easy Caesar Dressing for just 57 calories, and it's so packed full of flavor you'll want to add it to everything.
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vegetarian caesar dressing recipe
Mexican Caesar Salad
I'm constantly looking for healthy, fresh and raw meals that are full of Vitamin C, Omega-3 and Vitamin B12 all which help heal nerve damage, reduce inflammation and ease nerve pain.
This salad has all three and in its raw state delivers those vitamins with a powerful punch.
One more healthy bonus to this meal is it's a super metabolism booster! Almost all of the ingredients naturally increase your metabolism, making this recipe ideal for weight loss.
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Healthy Salad Recipes for Weight Loss
Caesar Salad with Avocado and Rustic Chips
I cut the calories by adding the Parmesan cheese to the chips, this way you get tons of Parmesan flavor without all the calories. Only 7 calories of cheese here thank you very much!
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Artichokes

Artichokes are a type of vegetable that is related to the thistle.

They have a green, spiny exterior and a soft, heart-shaped interior.

Artichokes are often used in salads or as a side dish.

They’re a good source of fiber and antioxidants.

Low Calorie Baked Artichoke Spinach Dip Recipe
This low calorie baked artichoke dip recipe makes a wonderful side dish, or appetizer on game day.
Serve it with chips and veggie sticks, and enjoy all the yummy artichoke dip flavors, without all the calories!
You get 1/3 cup of this artichoke and spinach dip, for only 118 calories! The traditional artichoke spinach dip has 400 calories for the same serving size!
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Low Calorie Baked Artichoke Spinach Dip Recipe
Healthy Recipe for Buffalo Chicken Dip
This healthy recipe for buffalo chicken dip is 100's of calories less than the traditional recipe. I've shaved 100's of calories off of this buffalo dip with chicken so that you can enjoy it without guilt.
Below you will find Directions to make Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken Dip, Crockpot Buffalo Chicken Dip, and directions to make your Buffalo Chicken Dip in the oven.
This recipe makes about 4 cups, and the nutrition is based on 1/4 cup per serving… at only 91 calories per serving, feel free to have two servings if you like!
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Healthy Buffalo Chicken Dip Recipe
Healthy Buffalo Cauliflower (26 Calories)
This easy buffalo cauliflower bites recipe is just 26 calories per cup, and can be made in the oven, or air fryer!
Low calorie buffalo cauliflower makes a great appetizer, snack, or even side dish.
We have supplied you with 3 low calorie dipping sauces to enjoy with this healthy buffalo cauliflower recipe. So you can dip without guilt.
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healthy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites Recipe

Asiago Cheese

Asiago cheese is a type of Italian cheese that has a nutty flavor.

It’s often used in sandwiches or as a topping for salads.

Asiago cheese is a good source of protein and calcium.

Homemade Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe {LOW CALORIE}
This low-calorie broccoli cheese soup recipe is easy to make, and a crowdpleaser!
Now you can make your own cream of broccoli cheese soup at home, for less calories, plus more nutrition.
Enjoy one cup of this delicious homemade broccoli cheese soup, for only 84 calories! I like to serve this alongside a salad, or… Because it's so low in calories, with some bread. You choose how you want to serve this low calorie cheese broccoli soup, either way it will be absolutely delicious!
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Homemade Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe
Pumpkin Mac and Cheese Recipe (LOW CALORIE)
This low calorie Pumpkin Mac and Cheese makes a great healthy side dish… And at just 89 calories, you can feel good about serving this for dinner.
You can also take this macaroni and cheese with pumpkin to work for lunch. Enjoy 3 servings (1.5 cups) for just 267 calories. Or 4 servings (2 cups) for just 356 calories! It reheats easily in the microwave.
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Baked Macaroni and Cheese with Pumpkin
Healthy Homemade Mac and Cheese Recipe
This healthy homemade Mac and cheese recipe is creamy and delicious, for half the calories!
I cut 100's of calories in this homemade Mac and cheese bake, so you can enjoy Mac and cheese without ruining your diet.
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Healthy Mac and Cheese Recipe

Acai Bowl

An açaí bowl is a type of breakfast bowl that is made with açaí berries, granola, and fruit.

Low Calorie Acai Bowl Recipe Smoothie Bowl

It’s a healthy and delicious way to start your day.

Low Calorie Acai Bowl Recipe
This low calorie Acai Bowl recipe is a delicious, vegan smoothie bowl you can enjoy as a breakfast or meal replacement anytime.
Below you will learn how to make Acai Bowls with nothing more than a blender. These Acai bowls recipes are easy to make and packed full of nutrition.
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Low Calorie Acai Bowl Recipe Smoothie Bowl
Chocolate Cherry Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie (149 CALORIES)
This smoothie for inflammation can be made simple with 4 anti-inflammatory ingredients, or complex and ultra healthy with up to 10 anti-inflammatory ingredients!
We originally made an anti-inflammatory smoothie with 10 anti-inflammatory ingredients. But realized that might be too expensive for some.
So if you like, add in all the ingredient below (it's so yummy!) or just pick and choose 1-4.
Customize Your Smoothie: Add in 1-6 of the "More Anti-Inflammatory Ingredients". Choose as many as you like, or none at all. Smoothie is most powerful with all 10 ingredients.
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anti inflammatory smoothies
Frozen Acai Smoothie Recipe (JUST 184 CALORIES)
This healthy acai smoothie recipe is just 184 calories, and comes with 3 protein add-ins and 5 superfood add ins!
Try this acai smoothie recipe for weight loss, weight maintenance, or just to enjoy a sweet treat without added unhealthy fats and calories.
SPECIAL TIP: Turn this into a acai shake recipe by adding creamy vanilla protein powder, it boosts the flavor and turns this into a meal replacement smoothie! One scoop of protein powder will add 10 grams of protein!!
Check out this recipe
Acai Smoothie Recipe for Weight Loss

Apple Pie

Apple pie is a type of dessert that is made with apples and a pastry crust.

It’s often served with ice cream or whipped cream. Apple pie is a good source of vitamins A and C.

Easy Apple Sauce Recipe {NO SUGAR ADDED}
This homemade apple sauce Instant Pot recipe is easy and fast… and it's an unsweetened apple sauce recipe!
Below, you will find 5 apple sauce recipes, the original, and 4 add-ins to make cinnamon apple sauce, berry apple sauce, sweetened apple sauce and cranberry apple sauce.
Try this easy apple sauce recipe for snacks, baking, to go over pork chops or Potato Latkes… It's great anyway you serve or use it!
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Low Calorie Homemade Apple Sauce Instant Pot Recipe
Easy Recipe for Pecan Pie {LOW CALORIE}
This easy recipe for pecan pie is just 163 calories per serving, and tastes just as good as the original!
To cut calories without sacrificing flavor or consistency, we used all natural sweeteners that mimic sugar and maple syrup… but have little to no calories!
Then we used almond flour to boost protein and lower carbohydrates, making this the best low calorie pecan pie recipe ever!
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The Best Pecan Pie Recipe
Cinnamon Apple Pie Apple Cider Vinegar Drink Recipe
This apple cider vinegar recipe tastes like apple pie in a mug, and it’s very good for you!
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Cinnamon Apple Pie ACV Drink

Arugula Salad

Arugula salad is a type of salad that is made with arugula, tomatoes, and onions.

It’s a healthy and flavorful way to enjoy your greens.

Low Calorie Caprese Salad Recipe
This Low Calorie Caprese Salad Recipe is easy and yummy!
You can enjoy this recipe for caprese salads as a side dish or first course. It's full of protein and a delicious way to use up vine ripened tomatoes.
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Low Calorie Caprese Salad Recipe
Healthy Watermelon Feta Recipe (JUST 67 CALORIES)
This Watermelon Feta Salad is low calorie and bursting with flavor!
The sweet and soft watermelon with the crunchy cucumber is a perfect combination. And if you've ever added salt to your watermelon, you already know that salty bites like feta are amazing with the sweet melon!
Special Tip: If you choose to use a large watermelon and need more precise measurements, you'll need 3.5 cups watermelon.
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Watermelon Feta Salad
Healthy Fish Taco Bowls (293 calories)
These Healthy Fish Taco Bowls are just 293 calories, and low carb.
Try these as meal prep taco bowls, for a yummy low carb dinner. Either way, you'll love these healthy taco bowls.
Special Tip: You can use any type of cabbage (red is pretty but white might be cheaper) or chop up some romaine or iceberg lettuce as the base of this recipe. Either way is great!
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Healthy Fish Taco Bowl

Achari Chicken

Achari chicken is a type of Indian dish that is made with chicken, spices, and pickled mango.

It’s a delicious and easy way to enjoy Indian food.

Achacha

Achacha is a type of fruit that is native to Bolivia.

It has a yellow-orange color and a sweet, tangy flavor. Achacha is often used in salads or as a topping for yogurt.

It’s a good source of vitamins C and B6.

Allspice

Allspice is a type of spice that is made from the dried berries of the allspice tree.

It has a warm, earthy flavor and is often used in baking or as a seasoning for meats.

Allspice is a good source of antioxidants and minerals.

36 Calorie Recipe for Pumpkin Spice Latte (Starbucks Copycat)
This low calorie homemade pumpkin spice latte is just 36 calories! Plus it's made with real pumpkin!
Try this low calorie recipe for pumpkin spice latte Starbucks copycat today, you don't need any fancy equipment to make the best pumpkin spice latte at home!
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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe
Pumpkin Pie Smoothie (28.1g PROTEIN)
This Pumpkin Pie Smoothie has over 28 grams of protein and makes a great healthy meal replacement shake.
This spiced pumpkin smoothie is healthy and makes a wonderful breakfast.
You can easily make this pumpkin smoothie for weight loss vegan by swapping out the Greek Yogurt for vegan yogurt.
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Pumpkin Pie Smoothie Recipe
Apple Cinnamon Detox Water
This classic recipe was first made famous by Audrey Johns on her blog LoseWeightbyEating.com back in 2012. Since then it has turned into a worldwide phenomenon and has helped open up a new infused water craze.
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Almond Milk

Almond milk is a type of plant-based milk that is made from almonds.

It has a nutty flavor and is often used as a dairy-free alternative to cow’s milk.

Almond milk is a good source of calcium and vitamin E.

10 Best Almond Milk Smoothies for Weight Loss
These 10 healthy almond milk smoothies for weight loss are simple, easy and delicious!
You can swap out the vanilla almond milk for original, and all are meant to be unsweetened… though you can use your favorite almond milk be it sweet or not.
You can also easily make all of these smoothies with almond milk vegan, by choosing cashew yogurt, or your favorite vegan yogurt.
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10 Healthy Almond Milk Smoothies for Weight Loss
Almond Milk Vanilla Iced Latte
This almond milk iced vanilla coffee recipe is just 30 calories and has ZERO grams of sugar!
Learn how to make an iced vanilla latte at home with almond milk, that tastes just as good as Starbucks, but for just $2 (half the price) and just 30 calories (instead of their 300 calorie version!)
This homemade vanilla iced coffee is vegan, sugar free, uses non-alcoholic vanilla (see link provided) and can be made in just a few minutes!
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Iced Vanilla Coffee Recipe
Almond Butter Protein Shake (LOW CALORIE)
This almond butter smoothie weight loss recipe is packed full of protein, and so good for you.
Full of healthy superfoods, this almond butter protein shake is a great way to start the day, or recoup after a workout.
Naturally metabolism boosting, this meal replacement shake for weight loss will help you lose weight in a healthy way.
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Almond Butter Smoothie Weight Loss Recipe

Amaranth

Amaranth is a type of grain that is native to South America.

It has a nutty flavor and a slightly chewy texture.

Amaranth is often used in soups or as a porridge. It’s a good source of protein and fiber.

Cranberry Lemon Millet Breakfast {197 CALORIES}
This yummy breakfast millet recipe is just 197 calories and is so good for you.
Millet is a wonderful gluten-free grain that helps balance hormone irregularity (a common reason for weight gain).
Millet is great for breakfast and this lemony cranberry vegan millet recipe will quickly become one of your favorite breakfasts!
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Cranberry Lemon Millet Breakfast
Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa
Did you know apples and cinnamon naturally boost metabolism? I love the crunchy, nutty texture of breakfast quinoa, it’s a great substitution for those of you who don’t like oatmeal. Plus quinoa is the only grain that is also a complete protein.  Try this metabolism boosting, delicious apple pie flavored breakfast this week and curb your sweet tooth early in the day.
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Anise

Anise is a type of spice that is made from the dried seeds of the anise plant.

It has a sweet, licorice-like flavor and is often used in baking or as a flavoring for alcoholic beverages.

Anise is a good source of antioxidants and minerals.

Spiced Apple Cider
This recipe uses the low calorie Instant Pot Apple Cider recipe in the best selling cookbook LOSE WEIGHT WITH YOUR INSTANT POT. But don't worry, you can get the full recipe at LoseWeightByEating.com
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low calorie cocktails
Rum and Apple Cider Cocktail (65 CALORIES)
This spiced rum apple cider cocktail has zero grams of sugar (thanks to the Crisp Apple Sparkling Water) and just 65 calories per cocktail!
We were even able to create a zero calorie "sugar" rim with sugar free (all natural) sweetener!
Try out this yummy rum and apple cider cocktail today, it's easy and fast. And doesn't need any fancy equipment!
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Spiced Rum Apple Cider Cocktail
Apple Cinnamon Detox Water Recipe
This is the ORIGINAL apple cinnamon water recipe. Created and published first, here at Lose Weight By Eating!
Since it's publication in 2012 this healthy weight loss drink has become so popular that Dr. Oz even recommends it!
Try this apple detox water with cinnamon today, it's fast, easy, yummy, and boosts metabolism!
Special Tip: Pick sweet apples, they will make this apple detox drink sweeter. And make sure you use cinnamon stick, not ground cinnamon as it will clump in your water.
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Apple Cinnamon Water Weight Loss Drink

Applesauce

Applesauce is a type of sauce that is made from apples.

It’s often used as a condiment or as a healthy alternative to sugar in baking recipes.

Low Calorie Homemade Apple Sauce Instant Pot Recipe

Applesauce is a good source of fiber and vitamins C and B6.

If you’re looking for foods that start with the letter A, there are many delicious options to choose from. From apples to asparagus, there’s something for everyone. So why not add some of these foods to your next meal?

Easy Apple Sauce Recipe {NO SUGAR ADDED}
This homemade apple sauce Instant Pot recipe is easy and fast… and it's an unsweetened apple sauce recipe!
Below, you will find 5 apple sauce recipes, the original, and 4 add-ins to make cinnamon apple sauce, berry apple sauce, sweetened apple sauce and cranberry apple sauce.
Try this easy apple sauce recipe for snacks, baking, to go over pork chops or Potato Latkes… It's great anyway you serve or use it!
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Low Calorie Homemade Apple Sauce Instant Pot Recipe
Apple Cinnamon Mocktail (8 CALORIES)
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Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course ingredient
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Meal
Calories 50 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • Apples
  • Apricots
  • Avocados
  • Acorn Squash
  • Arctic Char
  • Asparagus
  • Arugula
  • Acai berry
  • Alfalfa sprouts
  • Anchovies
  • Artichokes
  • Asiago cheese
  • Acai Bowl
  • Apple Pie
  • Arugula salad
  • Achari Chicken
  • Achacha
  • All Spice
  • Almond Milk
  • Amaranth
  • Anise
  • Applesauce

Instructions
 

  • Apples – are one of the most popular fruits in the world, and they come in many different varieties. From sweet to tart, there’s an apple out there for everyone. Y
  • Apricots – are a type of stone fruit that are related to plums and peaches. They’re sweet and slightly tart, with a soft texture.
  • Avocados – are a type of fruit that is popular in many different cuisines. They’re often used in salads and sandwiches, or as a condiment.
  • Acorn Squash – is a type of winter squash that is typically harvested in the fall. It has a sweet, nutty flavor and can be eaten raw or cooked.
  • Arctic Char – is a type of fish that is similar to salmon. It has pinkish-red flesh and a rich, fatty flavor.
  • Asparagus – is a type of vegetable that is related to the onion. It has a green stalk with small flowers on the top.
  • Arugula – is a type of leafy green vegetable that has a slightly bitter flavor. It’s often used in salads or as a pizza topping.
  • Acai Berry – is a type of fruit that is native to Brazil. It has a deep purple color and a sweet, nutty flavor. Acai berry is often used in smoothies or as a topping for oatmeal.
  • Alfalfa Sprouts – are a type of sprout that is made from the alfalfa plant. They have a nutty flavor and a crunchy texture.
  • Anchovies – are a type of small fish that is often used as a flavor enhancer. They have a salty, umami flavor and are often used in savory dishes.
  • Artichokes – are a type of vegetable that is related to the thistle. They have a green, spiny exterior and a soft, heart-shaped interior. Artichokes are often used in salads or as a side dish.
  • Asiago Cheese – is a type of Italian cheese that has a nutty flavor. It’s often used in sandwiches or as a topping for salads.
  • An Acai Bowl – is a type of breakfast bowl that is made with açaí berries, granola, and fruit. It’s a healthy and delicious way to start your day.
  • Apple Pie – is a type of dessert that is made with apples and a pastry crust. It’s often served with ice cream or whipped cream.
  • Arugula Salad – is a type of salad that is made with arugula, tomatoes, and onions.
  • Achari Chicken – is a type of Indian dish that is made with chicken, spices, and pickled mango.
  • Achacha – is a type of fruit that is native to Bolivia. It has a yellow-orange color and a sweet, tangy flavor. Achacha is often used in salads or as a topping for yogurt.
  • Allspice – is a type of spice that is made from the dried berries of the allspice tree. It has a warm, earthy flavor and is often used in baking or as a seasoning for meats.
  • Almond Milk – is a type of plant-based milk that is made from almonds. It has a nutty flavor and is often used as a dairy-free alternative to cow’s milk.
  • Amaranth – is a type of grain that is native to South America. It has a nutty flavor and a slightly chewy texture. Amaranth is often used in soups or as a porridge.
  • Anise – is a type of spice that is made from the dried seeds of the anise plant. It has a sweet, licorice-like flavor and is often used in baking or as a flavoring for alcoholic beverages.
  • Applesauce – is a type of sauce that is made from apples. It’s often used as a condiment or as a healthy alternative to sugar in baking recipes.

Nutrition

Serving: 1MealCalories: 50kcal
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